Full-time Faculty

Aliaksei Boika, Ph.D,
Assistant Professor
Analytical Chemistry


William Donovan, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Chemistry Education


Michael Konopka, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Physical & Biochemistry


David A. Modarelli, Ph.D.
Professor & Director,
Center for Laser & Optical Spectroscopy
Physical Organic Chemistry

Sailaja Paruchuri

Sailaja Paruchuri, Ph.D.
James L. & Martha J. Foght Associate Professor

Pang Photo Yi Pang, Ph.D.
The Lester E. & Kathleen A. Coleman Professor
Organic & Polymer Chemistry
Shriver Photo

Leah Shriver, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Analytical, Biochemistry, & Biology


Adam W. Smith, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Physical Chemistry


Claire A. Tessier, Ph.D.
Inorganic & Materials Chemistry


Chrys Wesdemiotis, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor
Analytical & Polymer Chemistry


Wiley J. Youngs, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor
Inorganic, Organometallic & Organic Chemistry

Ziegler Photo Christopher J. Ziegler, Ph.D.
Professor & Chair
Inorganic, Bioinorganic & Materials Chemistry



Joint Faculty

Buldum PhotoAlper Buldum, Ph.D.
Professor Physics
Lyuksyutov PhotoSergei Lyuksyutov, Ph.D.
Professor Physics
Jutta PhotoJutta Luettmer-Strathmann, Ph.D.
Associate Professor Physics
Mallik PhotoRobert R. Mallik, Ph.D.
Professor Physics
Wiley PhotoAnn Wiley, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor Biology



Joanne Li

Chemical Storekeeper

Venkat Dudipala, Ph.D.
Director of NMR Lab
Jean Garcia
Administrative Secretary
Nancy Homa
Administrative Assistant
HAMILTON 1 030113 F4099Bart Hamilton, Ph.D.Chemical Stores Manager Simon Stakleff
NMR Engineer
Todd A. Wagler, Ph.D.
Supervisor Chemical Laboratories

Emeritus Faculty

Stephen D. Darling, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus

William G. Kofron, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus

Gerald F. Koser, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor Emeritus

Edward C. Lim, Ph.D. 
Goodyear Professor, Emeritus

Ernst D. von Meerwall, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor Emeritus

George R. Newkome, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus
Organic and Polymer Chemistry

David S. Perry, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus
Physical & Analytical Chemistry

Helen G. Richter, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus

Peter L. Rinaldi, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus
Analytical Chemistry

Daniel Smith, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus

Michael J. Taschner, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus 
Organic Chemistry